Travel Studies

 
 
 

ONE DAY TRIPS Summer/Fall 2014

Philadelphia Flower Show, Philadelphia, PA
Thursday, March 5, 2015

On the 20th Century on Broadway, NYC
Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Just Desserts, Lewisburg, PA Wednesday, March 25, 2015

New York City Day Trip
- Perry Hall High School
Saturday, March 28, 2015

Island Dine Around - St Michael's/Tilghman, MD
Tuesday, April 14, 2015
Historic Virginia Garden Week, Fredericksburg Area, VA
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 

An American in Paris, on Broadway, NYC
Wednesday, May 6, 2015

A Day in Maryland's Capital - Annapolis, MD
Thursday, May 28, 2015

Peaceful Neighbors - Lancaster, PA
Tuesday, June 2, 2015

The King and I - Lincoln Center, NYC
Wednesday, June 3, 2015
Coming to Baltimore - Immigrant Neighborhood Thursday, July 16, 2014  
Check our links on the left for Three-Day and Multi-Day trips
Refund Policies

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Philadelphia Flower Show, Philadelphia, PA
Thursday, March 5, 2015 10:30 am - 7:30 pm

The magic of the movies will move from silver screen to living color in “Lights, Camera, Bloom!” - The 2015 presentation of the PHS Philadelphia Flower Show,. The world's great floral and garden designers will recapture iconic settings from the world's great cinema, including the amazing landscapes and horticultural “supporting actors” of the movies. The red carpet entrance will lead guests through an Art Deco movie palace topped with a fantasy marquee of dazzling flowers and lights.

The 2015 Flower Show will celebrate classic films and recent hits, and will offer sneak peeks of tomorrow's blockbusters.

We start with lunch aboard The Moshulu, a Four Star, AAA Four Diamond, 110-year-old Clipper Ship. This is the oldest and largest tall ship still afloat.

Celebrate with an Oscar Award Winning Menu - selections are:

  • Wizard of Oz - Mustard pecan crusted rainbow trout;
  • Gone with the Wind - Southern style chicken & sweet potato pie; or
  • Rocky - Philly braised short rib cheesesteak style.

All will be served with Caesar salad; Chef's choice veg and starch; Cappuccino Crème Bruleé with an Éclair for dessert; and non-alcoholic beverage (please indicate lunch choice when making reservations).

We'll arrive at the Flower Show at approximately 2:00 - we'll beat the crowds and still have several hours to explore the show until our 6:00 pm departure.

COST: $120. Includes coach, lunch, Flower Show ticket, gratuities, and escort.

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On the 20th Century on Broadway, NY
Wednesday, March 11, 2015 7:30 am - 9:30 pm

A down-and-out Broadway producer struggles to convince his former muse and lover, now a successful film actress, to return to Broadway. On the 20th Century stars Kristin Chenoweth and Peter Gallagher. The play will open in March at the Vivian Beaumont Theatre, 150 West 65th Street.

We will arrive in time for lunch, some shopping and/or sightseeing before the 2:00 pm matinee.

After the show, there'll be some free time to shop or grab a deli sandwich for the ride home before the 5:45 pm departure.

Orchestra Seats.

COST: $197. Includes coach, breakfast snack, show tickets, gratuities, and escort.

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Just Desserts, Lewisburg, PA
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 8:00 am - 6:30 pm

We'll arrive in Lewisburg at approximately 10:45 to visit a local farmers market where we'll enjoy a special baked goodie. Next, enjoy a gourmet luncheon at the elegant Victorian House Restaurant where as a special treat, the chef will demonstrate how to prepare Bananas Foster Flambé and give everyone the recipe so they can try it at home.

Afterward we'll travel to Mifflinburg to browse an indoor/outdoor home décor store where we'll have a chance for some early-spring garden shopping.

Then the only way to end this lovely day is to visit a local winery in the Penn's Creek area for a tour and tasting including a chocolate fountain with seasonal dippables. We'll depart at 3:45.

COST: $117. Includes coach, breakfast snack, all venues, food and tastings, gratuities, and escort.

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New York City Day Trip - Perry Hall High School
Saturday, March 28, 2015 7:00 am - 9:30 pm

An annual spring event! Enjoy a day doing whatever your heart desires-sightseeing, museums, shopping, or a matinee. Drop off and pick up will be in the theatre district. Maps of the Times Square area and a restaurant list will be distributed on the coach.

The group departs NYC at 6:30 pm. This trip will depart from and return to Perry Hall High School.

COST: $63. Includes coach, breakfast snack, gratuities, and escort.

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Island Dine Around - St Michael's/Tilghman, MD
Tuesday, April 14, 2015 8:00 am - 7:00 pm

After picking up our guide at Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, we'll travel to Two if by Sea Café for appetizers. Afterward we'll tour Tilghman, and visit the Watermen's Museum and Phillips Wharf Environmental Center. Lunch will be at Harrison's where we'll be served Eastern Shore Surf and Turf - fried chicken and crab cakes.

After lunch there will be a driving tour of St Michaels including a tour of Christ Church, then a one-hour cruise on the Patriot on the Miles River. We'll stop at the Town Dock Restaurant for dessert and have some free time in St. Michael's for a little shopping. We'll depart at 5:00 pm.

COST: $137. Includes coach, breakfast snack, all venues and food, cruise, gratuities, and escort.

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Historic Virginia Garden Week, Fredericksburg Area
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 7:30 am - 6:00 pm

Hosted by the Rappahannock Valley Garden Club, this tour showcases five magnificent properties along the Route 17 corridor between Fredericksburg and Port Royal. Exquisite gardens, renowned architectural design and stories of Stonewall Jackson are highlights.

The tour includes two charming riverfront homes in Port Royal, one of the few original remaining colonial villages along the east coast, and home to the remarkable events that led to the capture and death of Lincoln's assassin John Wilkes Booth.

The tour also features three other historically significant plantations along Route 17 in Caroline County's unspoiled countryside. A lunch buffet will be included at Ryan's Family Steakhouse.

COST: $97. Includes coach, breakfast snack, admission/tours, lunch, gratuities, and escort.

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An American in Paris, on Broadway, NY
Wednesday, May 6, 2015 7:30 am - 9:30 pm

Eager to begin his life anew after the brutality of combat, World War II Army veteran Jerry Mulligan chooses newly liberated Paris as the place to make a name for himself as a painter. With the assistance of fellow ex-pat Milo Davenport, a wealthy American with a past she wishes to forget, Jerry's life becomes complicated when he meets Lise, a young Parisian shop girl with her own secret. Soon it becomes clear that Jerry's friends-Adam, a Jewish American composer, and Henri, a Parisian aristocrat-also vie for Lise's love. The show opens in April at the Palace Theatre, 1564 Broadway.

We will arrive in time for lunch, some shopping and/or sightseeing before the 2:00 pm matinee. After the show, there'll be some free time to shop or grab a deli sandwich for the ride home before the 5:45 pm departure.

Orchestra Seats.

COST: $ 197. Includes coach, breakfast snack, show tickets, gratuities, and escort.

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A Day in Maryland's Capital - Annapolis, MD
Thursday, May 28, 2015 8:30 am - 6:30 pm

Tour the Maryland State House, ride through the streets of the Annapolis Historic District and surrounding area, and stroll through the United States Naval Academy with our step-on guide.

This trip includes lunch at Middleton Tavern. Choices are:

  • Grilled Chicken Caesar Salad;
  • Caesar Shrimp Salad Wrap; or
  • Sliced Steak Sirloin Bordelaise with mashed potatoes.

All served with soup du jour, dessert du jour, and coffee, tea, or iced tea. Please indicate lunch choice when making reservations.

After lunch there will be some free time before we embark on our cruise of the harbor

COST: $117. Includes coach, guide, tours/admissions, lunch, cruise, gratuities, and escort.

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Peaceful Neighbors - Lancaster, PA
Tuesday, June 2, 2015 8:30 am - 6:30 pm

This tour touches on the Moravians and their settlement in Lancaster County and compares them to the Amish and their unique lifestyle. In Lititz, tour a Moravian Church, Sturgis Pretzel and Wilbur Chocolate. Then it's on to tour an actual Amish home followed by a meal in their Carriage House where church services are held.

COST: $120. Includes coach, breakfast snack, all tours, lunch, gratuities, and escort.

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The King and I - Lincoln Center, NY
Wednesday, June 3, 2015 7:30 am - 9:30 pm

Oscar nominee Ken Watanabe will join five-time Tony nominee 'Kelli OHara in the Broadway revival of Rodgers and Hammerstein's The King and I. Luminous Broadway musical favorite, Kelli O'Hara is a four-time Tony nominee for The Light in the Piazza, The Pajama Game, South Pacific and Nice Work if You Can Get It.

The King and I tells the story of Anna, an American governess, who tries to help an Eastern king come to terms with the modern world.

The show will be located at the Vivian Beaumont Theatre in Lincoln Center, 150 West 65th Street. As always, we'll arrive in time for lunch, shopping, and/or sightseeing before our 2:00 matinee.

There will be some free time after the show to grab a bite for the ride home with the coach departing NYC at 5:45 pm.

Orchestra seats.

COST: $220. Includes coach, breakfast snack, show tickets, gratuities, and escort.

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Coming to Baltimore - Immigrant Neighborhoods
Thursday, July 16, 2014 9:00/9:30 am - 3:30/4:00 pm

Dr. Nicholas Fessenden, instructor at CCBC, will lead the group through several areas of Baltimore on this driving tour as we learn about the many different ethnic and religious groups that immigrated or migrated to Baltimore beginning in the early 19th century. Stops will include the Irish Railroad Workers Museum, Saint Alphonsus Church, the Broadway area, Little Italy, the Jewish Museum, Fells Point and Silo Point with lunch at Attman's.

Lunch choices are:

  • Turkey
  • Corned Beef
  • Tuna or
  • Veggie Sandwich

all served with coleslaw, potato chips, cookie and water or soda (Please indicate lunch choice when making reservation).

NOTE: This trip will have 2 pick-ups - at 9:00 at the CCBC - Owings Mills Center and at 9:30 at our usual spot - Cromwell Bridge Road Park and Ride. Please indicate at which stop you'll be boarding the coach when making your reservation.

COST: $83. Includes coach, all tours/admissions, lunch, gratuities, and escort.

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Refund Policy

On day trips, a full refund minus a $10 cancellation fee per individual, per trip, will be made if written cancellation is received no less than 20 days before departure.

On multi-day trips, a full refund minus a $50 cancellation fee per individual will be made if written cancellation is received no less than 60 days before departure. In cases where tickets have been purchased, the ticket price will not be refunded unless tickets can be resold. After that date there will be no refund unless a standby or substitute participant is available. If CCBC cancels the trip, the trip fee will be refunded in full.

PLEASE NOTE: All trips have pre-trip letters mailed to the person making the reservation. If you have not received a letter of details and/or changes concerning your trip within two weeks of the trip, please call the office at 443-840-1717 so that a letter can be sent to you. Also note: due to conditions beyond our control, it is sometimes necessary to adjust itineraries and change meal selections.

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